Joshua Kelly

Joshua Kelly



Joshua Kelly is a commercial litigator who is comfortable with all phases of litigation, from pre-suit negotiations to injunctive proceedings, written discovery, depositions, motion practice, settlement negotiations, trial, and appellate review.

Joshua practices in both state and federal courts, and has represented clients in the software, e-commerce, financial services, oil and gas, renewable energy, and commercial real estate industries. Joshua also has significant experience counseling commercial and government entities on matters ranging from contract formation to employment issues.

While in law school, Joshua was a student attorney in the Domestic Violence Clinic, an editor of the Texas Environmental Law Journal, and a research assistant to Professor Wendy Wagner, whose research focuses on the intersection of law and science.

Joshua was raised in the Austin area and currently lives in East Austin with his wife and daughter.


  • Texas Bar Foundation, Fellow

Awards &

Representative Cases

Publications & Presentations


  • J.D., The University of Texas School of Law, 2019 
  • B.A. Liberal Arts, St. John's College, Santa Fe, New Mexico, 2015


  • Texas, 2019
  • U.S. District Court for the Southern and Western Districts of Texas



No items found.

Related Posts


Blog title heading will go here

Lorem ipsum dolor sit amet, consectetur adipiscing elit. Suspendisse varius enim in eros.
Full name
11 Jan 2022
5 min read
October 2, 2023
Botkin Chiarello Calaf

Welcome, Joshua Kelly

Botkin Chiarello Calaf is pleased to welcome Joshua Kelly as an associate in our commercial litigation team. He will support our litigation team in resolving business, intellectual property, and employment disputes.